middle school

Education
|Children & Parents,School Choices20 August 2021 (updated)

School Uniforms: Restoring Sanity or Restricting Freedom?

Do school uniforms help students save time and money, or do they resist self-expression? Read on to learn more about the pros and cons of school uniforms.

Amanda Williams
Sports
|Activities & Travel,Editor's Pick13 August 2021 (updated)

Middle School Sports Equipment- Where to Find Gear

How do you know where to buy the right middle school sports equipment and how much money to pay? We've got some great tips for you!

Nina Simone
Teen
|Children & Parents10 August 2021 (updated)

13 After-School Study Tips for Students

Need some motivation to get studying before your next test? The following after-school study tips will help make your study time easier and more effective!

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Parenting
|Children & Parents,School Choices10 August 2021 (updated)

10 Tips for Making School Mornings Run Smoothly

School mornings don't have to be so hard! Here are some rules to help shape how you think about school mornings (and free you to be gracious with yourself).

Nina Simone
Education
|Editor's Pick,Health & Fitness,School Choices09 August 2021 (updated)

30+ Back-to-School Tips for a Great Year 2021

The COVID pandemic means school will look a little different this year, but the following 32 tips will help your family be ready to go back to school.

Elizabeth Johnson
Education
|Children & Parents,Must Read,School Choices30 July 2021 (updated)

7 Back-to-School Tips for Children With Special Needs

Back to school as a parent of a child with special needs can be a lot! Here are 7 tips to start the school year off on a strong note!

Amelia Peck
Education
|Children & Parents,School Choices11 June 2021 (updated)

Classical Education: Forming the Character and the Mind

Have you considered a classical education? Read on about this system that celebrates the liberal arts and character formation.

Nina Simone
Education
|Children & Parents,School Choices08 March 2021 (updated)

5 Tips for Parents to Connect With Your Kid's School

And we’re off! Here are some important steps parents can take to connect with your kid's school and ensure it’s a successful (read: less stressful) year

Nina Simone
Education
|Children & Parents,Group Tips,School Choices03 March 2021 (updated)

Should My Child Be in a Micro School?

A micro school, a small educational environment with a trained instructor, may be the best option for your child this fall.

Nina Simone
Education
|Children & Parents,School Choices03 March 2021 (updated)

Pod, Co-op, Hybrid, Virtual? Your 2020 School Adventure

From pandemic pods, to school co-ops, virtual school, and more, read on to learn about different options for the 2020 school year.

Laura Kraus
Laura Kraus
Education
|Children & Parents,Group Tips,School Choices01 March 2021 (updated)

What You Need to Know to Start a Homeschool Co-op

Starting a Homeschool Co-op could be your answer when looking for a community-centered alternative option for the school year.

Nina Simone
Education
|Children & Parents,School Choices24 February 2021 (updated)

Solutions Journalism: News for Families

Looking for helpful ways to talk about current events with your kids? Solutions Journalism offers a powerful and helpful resource for families.

Nina Simone